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Bound by Victoria Lynn

Title: Bound Author: Victoria Lynn Genre: Christian Contemporary (MG/YA) Setting: United States Publisher: Victoria Lynn Source: from author (in exchange for honest review) Overall Rating: 4.5/5 stars Bound by Victoria Lynn Levi thought he was making this journey alone. But when he meets an eight-year-old girl at the train station, that plan is turned on […]

Sweet Book Sale – Free and Discounted Books!

That’s right! For Valentine’s Day, we (meaning me and several other Indie authors) are offering several free and discounted ebooks (February 14th-15th). Special thanks for Amanda Tero for putting this all together! Among these books are The Dressmaker’s Secret and The Lady of the Vineyard (both free today and tomorrow). Hopefully you all will be […]

Rainland by Sarah Allerding

Title: Rainland Author: Sarah Allerding Genre: Middle Grade (Light) Fantasy Publisher: Sarah Allerding Source: from author (in exchange for honest review) Overall Rating: 4.5/5 stars Rainland by Sarah Allerding When Thomas gets caught in a summer storm, he is sucked into the world of raindrops through a tornado. He learns he will not be allowed […]

TDS and IvIn Blog Tour: Day 9

It’s Day 9! That’s right. For nine ENTIRE days I’ve been posting the EXACT. SAME. POST.* and it is sooo boring for everyone involved. Including myself. Like, I am so bored with blogging right now. Because it’s the EXACT. SAME. POST.™ ** So I decided to switch it up a little. *with slight variants (I […]

25 Spoiler-Free Facts About The Dressmaker’s Secret

This post was inspired by Victoria Lynn, my fellow author and friend. Also, I think Abigayle Claire, author of Martin Hospitality (a book I keep meaning to buy a copy of and read), did something like this? I can’t remember. Anyway, lots of people inspired me to do this (although Victoria was the main one), and […]

Cover Reveal: The Dressmaker’s Secret and Ivy Introspective

That’s right, ladies and gentleman! And now, the event you’ve been looking forward to since the day you were born …. Okay, perhaps you haven’t been waiting that long, but several of you have commented in such a way that led to me to believe that there was some excitement about the launching of the […]

What’s up with TDS?

The short answer to the title question is, “Important stuff.” However, I was never one for simplicity. (Actually, I am, but that’s beside the point.) The point is (wait, aren’t statements in parenthesis technically barred from the main text?) that I need a subject for a spotlight, and you need to know what’s going on […]

A Question of Honor by Jesseca Wheaton (blog tour)

Title: A Question of Honor Author: Jesseca Wheaton Series: Questions of War, #1 Genre: Christian Historical Adventure Era: 1940 (WW2) Setting: Kansas (USA), England, and France Publisher: Jesseca Wheaton Source: from author (in exchange for honest review) Overall Rating: 5/5 stars A Question of Honor by Jesseca Wheaton A man. A child. A war.  When German […]

Young Marian: A Viper in the Forest by Mandy Webster

Title: A Viper in the Forest Author: Mandy Webster Series: Young Marian, #1 Genre: Historical Adventure (folk-tale retelling) Age-Range: 10+ (middle grade/young adult) Era: medieval Setting: Sherwood Forest, England Publisher: Mandy Webster Source: from the author (in exchange for an honest review) Rating: 5/5 stars Content: 3/5. Some violence (swordfights, fistfights, etc.), nothing too gory, but […]

Five Fall Favorites, Day 5: Middle Grade and Picture Books

Welcome to Day 5! It’s the final day before we close up and announce the winners, so hurry up and enter the giveaway! Remember what’s at stake: And there will also be a second and third prize if we get enough entries, so invite your friends and family! 🙂 Today the genres are (as you […]

Journey to Love by Amanda Tero

Title: Journey to Love Author: Amanda Tero (https://amandatero.com/) Series: Orphan Journey, #1 Genre: Christian Historical Fiction Age-Range: middle grade/young adult Era: 1901 Setting: United States Publisher: Amanda Tero Source: author Rating: 4.5/5 stars. One of the best stories I’ve read in a while! Incredibly inspirational! The author has a gift for spreading God’s light! Content: […]

The Silent Blade by Jesseca Wheaton

Title: The Silent Blade Author: Jesseca Wheaton (http://jessaswhimsicalwritings.blogspot.com/) Series: n/a Genre: Christian Historical Adventure/Romance Age-Range: Middle Grade/Young Adult Era: 925 A.D. Setting: Dromiskin, Ireland Publisher: Jesseca Wheaton Source: author Rating: 4/5 stars. An amazing novel that could use just a little improvement. Content: 1.5/5, okay for all ages. There is some romance, but there were […]